ASTR 101 - Introduction to Astronomy (4 Credits)
An introduction to the solar system and universe accomplished with interactive lectures, demonstrations, and laboratory experience. Designed primarily for the non-science major.
Carolina Core: SCI
ASTR 201 - Introduction to Astronomy II: The Dark Universe (3 Credits)
ASTR 320 - Introduction to Radio Astronomy (3 Credits)
ASTR 340 - Introduction to Relativistic Astrophysics (3 Credits)
ASTR 499 - Undergraduate Research (3 Credits)
Introduction to and application of the methods of research. A written report on work accomplished is required at the end of each semester.
Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Research
ASTR 533 - Advanced Observational Astronomy (1-3 Credits)
Development of a combination of observational techniques and facility at reduction of data. A maximum of eight hours per week of observation, data reduction, and consultation. Offered each semester by arrangement with the department.
ASTR 534 - Advanced Observational Astronomy (1-3 Credits)
A continuation of ASTR 533. Up to eight hours per week of observation, data reduction, and consultation.
ASTR 599 - Topics in Astronomy (1-3 Credits)
Readings and research on selected topics in astronomy. Course content varies and will be announced in the schedule of classes by title.